Sheff. Utd. prepare to entertain Queens Park Rangers at Bramall Lane on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve on a record of draws against their opponents.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bramall Lane was less than a year ago, in January 2008, the The Blades carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 23 Feb||Q.P.R.||1 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 12 Jan||Sheff. Utd.||2-1||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 25 Feb||Sheff. Utd.||2 - 3||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 13 Aug||Q.P.R.||2 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 09 Apr||Sheff. Utd.||3 - 2||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Tue 31 Aug||Q.P.R.||0 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Tue 23 Sep||Sheff. Utd.||0 - 2||Q.P.R.||LGEC|
Recent respective form guides
Sheffield United are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the The Blades, with 4 goals against.
Q.P.R. have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. While the Rangers have hit 8 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Sheff. Utd. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 0 points from 1 matches. Q.P.R.'s total of 3 points from their 1 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola Championship.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Sheff. Utd. are starting to turn Bramall Lane into a fortress, but the quality of opposition for this game makes your FootyMad panel believe the teams will share the spoils on this occasion. Score draw
|Sheff. Utd.||Won 3 successive home games.|
4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Q.P.R.||Last drawn game 6 outings ago.|